Earlier this week, garden volunteers Sarah and Chris planted some garlic cloves in the bed where the sunflower plant, the oregano, and a nice lavender plant used to be. In order to do this, the lavender had to be repotted … Continue reading Planting Garlic!
One way mint plants expand is by sending out stems called runners horizontally across the soil. Sets of stems and leaves called rhizomes will start to grow vertically at points along the runners. Last year, our mint plant only began … Continue reading Remember the Mint Runners
After we harvested the potatoes, the two beds the potatoes were growing in became overgrown with weeds. Instead of covering these beds with tarp like we had with other beds, we decided to plant a cover crop. Cover crops stop … Continue reading Planting a Cover Crop